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Net migration to UK falls below a quarter of a million in 2016

Net migration to the UK fell below a quarter of a million in 2016 for the first time in almost three years, official figures show.

UK slowdown worse than feared as first quarter growth revised lower

The UK economy grew by just 0.2% in the first quarter of 2017, lower than an initial estimate of 0.3%, revised official figures show.

Terror guides and bomb-making manuals 'openly available on social media'

Manuals on making terror devices, including nail bombs and the chemical agent ricin, have been found to be openly available on Facebook and YouTube.

Halfords takes £14m hit from pound fall but hopes for staycation boost

The slump in sterling has thrown a spanner in the works for Halfords as it dragged annual profits lower - but the business hopes to take advantage by harnessing a rise in staycations.

'Very important' items found in Manchester attack investigation

'Very important' items found in Manchester attack investigation

"Very important" items have been found in property searches after the Manchester attack and "significant" arrests have been made, say police.

MPs receive 188,000 abusive tweets in three-month period, report finds

MPs receive 188,000 abusive tweets in three-month period, report finds

MPs were subjected to almost 190,000 abusive tweets in a three-month period, new research has shown.

Police continue hunt for Salman Abedi's 'terror network'

Police continue hunt for Salman Abedi's 'terror network'

Police investigating the Manchester Arena attack are looking into a possible "terror network" following the arrest of eight people in the UK.

Manchester Arena attack: UK officials 'furious' over US leaks

Manchester Arena attack: UK officials 'furious' over US leaks

Theresa May will confront Donald Trump over US leaks of crucial intelligence about the Manchester bombing when they meet at a NATO summit in Brussels.

Expensive and impractical - why UK police struggle to watch terror suspects

Expensive and impractical - why UK police struggle to watch terror suspects

If Manchester bomber Salman Abedi was known to the intelligence services, why wasn't he under surveillance and stopped before he could carry out his deadly attack?

UK car production falls by almost a fifth in April

UK car production falls by almost a fifth in April

The production of cars in the UK fell by almost a fifth in April compared to the same month of 2016, with the timing of Easter blamed for the drop.

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'Very important' items found in Manchester attack investigation

'Very important' items found in Manchester attack investigation

"Very important" items have been found in property searches after the Manchester attack and "significant" arrests have been made, say police.

Lorry driver arrested after five killed in M6 crash near Stoke

Lorry driver arrested after five killed in M6 crash near Stoke

A 60-year-old lorry driver has been arrested after five people died in a crash between a car and a HGV on the M6 near Stoke.

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